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1 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018 Summer Reading Program 2018 Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Sign Up to be a Summer Reader Online May 29 through June 30 at:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-summer-readers-sign-up-pre-k-to-12th-grade-registration-46331189836

The Summer Reading Program is available for youth ages 3 years to entering 12 grade.

20 Jun 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am Kids Bee Hive Paintings- All Ages Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA In honor of National Pollinator Week, Allerton Public Library will have a Bee Hive painting program for kids of all ages. Come to the Library to learn a little bit about pollinators and paint a bee hive with bubble wrap. You can also make a couple of bee puppets for your hive.  Space is limited so please register May 29 through June 18 at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bee-hive-painting-for-al ...
21 Jun 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
22 Jun 2018, 10:00 am - 11:30 am REGISTRATION CLOSED:Teen 4-H Food Challenge (co-hosted with Piatt County Ext.) - Grades 6th - 12th Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA
Friday mornings June 1 - 29, from 10am-11:30am for grades 6 - 12.
The Library is partnering with the Piatt County Extension office to bring teens a Food Challenge they'll never forget! Teams of 2-4 teens that enjoy cooking will be challenged to create healthy food dishes from an assortment of key ingredients while they race against the clock during this program similar to the TV show Chopped. On June 29, teams will face their last challenge and give presentations to a panel of judg ...

25 Jun 2018, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm REGISTRATION CLOSED:Summer Science - 3rd to 5th Graders Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Pre-registration required for this 4 week program. Kids entering 3rd to 5th Grades can have a blast with some simple and fun science. Session 4 is also Kitchen Science provided by the Piatt County Extension who will help lead us through some science experiments from items found in the kitchen. Space is limited so plan on attending all 4 sessions and please register before May 25 at 762-4676 or email info@monticellolibrary.org ...
26 Jun 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am Orpheum Museum Space Program - All Ages Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA The Orpheum Museum from Champaign will be bringing us some fun learning and discovery activities about Outer Space.  Space is limited so please register May 29 through June 22 at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/orpheum-museum-space-program-for-all-ages-registration-46343803564
27 Jun 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
27 Jun 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am Kids Spacey Crafts - All Ages Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Space is a place where you can let your imagination soar! Make some "spacey" crafts with us here at the Library. Maybe something inspired by the Orpheum Museum Visit on June 26.  Space is limited so please register from May 29 through June 25 at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spacey-crafts-for-all-ages-registration-46344026230
28 Jun 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
29 Jun 2018, 10:00 am - 11:30 am REGISTRATION CLOSED:Teen 4-H Food Challenge (co-hosted with Piatt County Ext.) - Grades 6th - 12th Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA
Friday mornings June 1 - 29, from 10am-11:30am for grades 6 - 12.
The Library is partnering with the Piatt County Extension office to bring teens a Food Challenge they'll never forget! Teams of 2-4 teens that enjoy cooking will be challenged to create healthy food dishes from an assortment of key ingredients while they race against the clock during this program similar to the TV show Chopped. On June 29, teams will face their last challenge and give presentations to a panel of judg ...

30 Jun 2018 - 3 Jul 2018 Library Used Book Sale Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA The Library Book Sale starts June 30 and runs through July 8 in the Program Room during normal library hours. Includes Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction as well as Teen and Juvenile Books. A monetary donation is welcome for books.
4 Jul 2018 Library Closed
4 Jul 2018 NO BABY LAPTIME Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA
5 Jul 2018 NO CHILDREN'S STORTIME Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA
5 Jul 2018 - 8 Jul 2018 Library Used Book Sale Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA The Library Book Sale starts June 30 and runs through July 8 in the Program Room during normal library hours. Includes Adult Fiction and Non-Fiction as well as Teen and Juvenile Books. A monetary donation is welcome for books.
6 Jul 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Adult Program - First Friday App Time Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Stop by the Library for help with Library Digital eReading and Media apps or with questions on using online resources available through Allerton Public Library. Bring your tablet, phone, laptop and any cords and we'll help you set up your device with all the Library's digital options.
9 Jul 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Adult Program - Bingo @ the Library Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Adults (18+) are welcome to attend afternoon Bingo at the Library. No registration necessary for this free event. Small prizes will be awarded to winners.
10 Jul 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am Kids Bingo - Children of All Ages Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Everyone's welcome to play Disney Bingo with us! Small prizes awarded to winners. No registration necessary.
11 Jul 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
11 Jul 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am Open Kids Crafting Hour - Children of All Ages Stop by for some crafting free-time. We'll have the supplies, you bring the creativity! No registration necessary.
11 Jul 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Board Meeting
12 Jul 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
13 Jul 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Webcast - "The Dickson Baseball Dictionary" Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Calling all baseball lovers! Stop by the Library on a hot, Friday afternoon for a recorded webcast of author Paul Dickson as he discusses the great American Pastime and his book "The Dickson Baseball Dictionary." The Webcast will be projected onto the big screen in the Program Room and cold drinks will be available.
17 Jul 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am Early Transportation by Museum of the Grand Prairie - Children of All Ages Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Sandy Osborne from the Museum of the Grand Prairie in Mahomet will be providing a fun, historical program on Early Transportation. She'll have facts, artifacts and crafts for the kids to explore this important topic in our history. Space is limited so please register May 29 through July 13 at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/early-transportation-for-all-ages-registration-46367971852
17 Jul 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Adult Craft - Paper Rose Bouquet Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Join the Librarians for another great crafting experience! This program will be the creation of beautiful paper roses on a stem. Fun for both beginning crafters and the experienced. Registration required by calling the Library at 217-762-4676.
18 Jul 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
18 Jul 2018, 10:30 am - 11:30 am Open Kids Crafting Hour - Children of All Ages Stop by for some crafting free-time. We'll have the supplies, you bring the creativity! No registration necessary.
19 Jul 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
20 Jul 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Community Scan Day - Call for an appointment Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA This is a new, free, monthly event and appointments can be made. Items will also be scanned on a drop-in basis, however, patrons may experience a wait during busy times and if an appointment is not made. If you have any questions or would like to schedule a time to have your items scanned, please contact the Allerton Public Library at (217) 762-4676.

Do you have historic family photos, documents, or letters that offer insight into the Monticello and Piatt County area’s past? Join in the Commu ...

24 Jul 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am MHS Band Performance for Summer Reading Wrap-up Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Join us at the Library for the Summer Reading Wrap-Up! The Monticello High School Marching Band will provide a parking lot performance and then ice cream treats will be available for all!
Register online at:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-reading-wrap-up-with-mhs-band-and-an-ice-cream-social-for-all-ages-registration-46368498427

25 Jul 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
26 Jul 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
27 Jul 2018 Summer Reading Ends
1 Aug 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
1 Aug 2018, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Board Meeting
2 Aug 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
3 Aug 2018 Last Day to Turn in Summer Reading Logs
3 Aug 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Adult Program - First Friday App Time Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Stop by the Library for help with Library Digital eReading and Media apps or with questions on using online resources available through Allerton Public Library. Bring your tablet, phone, laptop and any cords and we'll help you set up your device with all the Library's digital options.
8 Aug 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
9 Aug 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
13 Aug 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Adult Program - Bingo @ the Library Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Adults (18+) are welcome to attend afternoon Bingo at the Library. No registration necessary for this free event. Small prizes will be awarded to winners.
15 Aug 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
16 Aug 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
17 Aug 2018, 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Community Scan Day - Call for an appointment Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856, USA This is a new, free, monthly event and appointments can be made. Items will also be scanned on a drop-in basis, however, patrons may experience a wait during busy times and if an appointment is not made. If you have any questions or would like to schedule a time to have your items scanned, please contact the Allerton Public Library at (217) 762-4676.

Do you have historic family photos, documents, or letters that offer insight into the Monticello and Piatt County area’s past? Join in the Commu ...

21 Aug 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Adult Program - "Take Me to the Fair" by the Bloomington Tea Ladies Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA The Bloomington Tea Ladies will provide a program that allows you to step back in time and go to the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair! Experience an unforgettable day at the Columbian Exposition - the fair that offered a glimpse into the future of a new century; electricity, iced tea, Cracker Jack, the Ferris Wheel, Thomas Edison’s fabulous Tower Of Lights, and oh, so much more. Registration required by calling the Library at 217-762-4676

More about the Tea Ladies at: http://www.thetealadiesinc ...

22 Aug 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
23 Aug 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
29 Aug 2018, 9:15 am - 9:45 am Baby Laptime - birth to 18 mos (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages birth to 18mos. Children 5yr and under need an adult attendant.
29 Aug 2018, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Adult Program - New Medicare Card information by Services for Seniors Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Ln, Monticello, IL 61856, USA Piatt County Services for Seniors will provide detailed information about the new Medicare cards. No registration necessary.
30 Aug 2018, 10:15 am - 10:45 am Children's Storytime -18mo to 5yrs (siblings welcome) Allerton Public Library District, 4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, IL 61856 Stories, activities and fun for ages 18month - 5years. Children 5 and under need an adult attendant.
          
4000 Green Apple Lane, Monticello, Illinois, 61856, United States
1-217-762-4676
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